This former Milwaukee Road SW1 moves a cut of empty tank cars stored on the shortline Wisconsin Great Northern.
Just over ten years ago, NJT set out to find a passenger car that would increase capacity, but fit inside the Hudson River Tunnels. Problem solved! ...but something tell... (more)
When we arrived at the Ratmalana Works the staff pulled miniature steam locomotive SLR 001 out of its running shed. Its gauge is 1’ 4 ½” making it a quarter scale model. This model seems to be in ... (more)
We're a Great Big Rollin' Railroad
One of Union Pacific Railroad's most popular Goodwill Ambassadors is a miniature train. Built in UP's Omaha locomotive and rail car repair shops in 1956, the mini-train is sometimes called the "Pr... (more)
A bonus added to the photo charters surrounding the area for the weekend, with help from Steve Smedley, WGN agreed to move a storage train with all three of their F-Units. At the end of the day, ... (more)
A great many thanks to the WGN and Steve Smedley for inviting charter participants to witness this event. The two "Wabash" F's will eventually be repainted to match the rest of the WGN ... (more)
NJT 4641 sits out a Saturday afternoon inside the MMC. Can you spot the O Scale ALP46?
Mini-train passing standard gauge equipment. The Toronto Railway Museum's mini-train passes some preserved equipment, including GP7 CN 4803. In the background at left is the base of the CN ... (more)
Built by Alco in 1941 for the South Buffalo Railway as their 73 then to Fort Howard Paper Company (now Georgia-Pacific - Green Bay Mill) as their 63-146. The museum acquired the engine in 2006 and... (more)
A couple of F's at the Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad as a former C&NW F7A rolls past a parade float.
Reading G-1sa Pacific #111 - Built by the Reading Company
The 10th preserved Reading built steam engine that you never knew about - yes, it's a scale model, but this 1930's functional... (more)
On May 24, 2014, Norfolk and Western class J #611 was moved from its Virginia Museum of Transportation display location to the Norfolk Southern locomotive service facility at Shaffers Crossing in ... (more)
An unusual gathering of equipment on the Wisconsin Great Northern includes a former Milwaukee Road SW1 and a doodlebug built in 1913 by St. Louis Car for the Southern Traction Company.
Big meets small as a former C&NW F7A rolls past a parade float used by the Wisconsin Great Northern.